an arid region in SE California, W of the Colorado River. About 2500 sq. mi. (6475 sq. km).
an arid region of SE California and NW Mexico, west of the Colorado River. Area: over 5000 sq km (2000 sq miles)
[kol-uh-rad-oh-ahyt, -rah-doh-] /ˌkɒl əˈræd oʊˌaɪt, -ˈrɑ doʊ-/ noun 1. a mineral, mercury telluride, HgTe, occurring in the form of grayish-black masses.
- Colorado koolaid
noun Coors2 beer: Colorado koolaid is always advertised on television [1970s+; fr KoolAid2 , a soft-drink powder; the beer is brewed in Colorado]
noun 1. a plateau in the SW United States, in N Arizona, NW New Mexico, S Utah, and SW Colorado: location of the Grand Canyon.
noun 1. a black and yellow leaf beetle, Leptinotarsa decemlineata, originally of Colorado and neighboring states but now a common pest in all potato-growing regions of the U.S.